If you are here for the blog or recipes, just click those links to get sorted out. Otherwise, hi. I’m Don Burnside.

MINI Cooper Enthusiast. Cyclist. Beer Drinker. Podcaster.

Recent Posts

The Podcast, EP05; Be a Better Podcast Listener

Be A Better Podcast Listener You remember during the first episode when I said a bunch of stuff about why I’m not making White Roof Radio any more? Blah blah blah, words words words. Except the part where I mentioned social media engagements, and how they had dropped off and the show didn’t even get… Continue reading The Podcast, EP05; Be a Better Podcast Listener


New Mic Day

This is when it starts getting tough. I got my Covid vax #2 last week, plus a rush project at work, plus other things kept me from even starting to write this episode. Because of that, you get the podcast nerd episode now. Sure, it was inevitable you were going to get it. Due to… Continue reading New Mic Day


The Podcast #3: On Customer Service

My first job out of high school was working the family business. My first job out of high school that wasn’t the family business was for a big box membership hardware store, that left 2 product SKUs in my brain to live, rent free, since 1986. My first job AFTER high school and AFTER my… Continue reading The Podcast #3: On Customer Service


MINI Cooper Stuff

Since 2003, I’ve been a fan of the MINI Cooper automobiles. So much so that I have a blog. And a podcast.

dbmini.us – The blog

whiteroofradio.com – The podcast

Cycling Stuff

Started a few years ago when I was reminded that I enjoy riding bikes. So much so that I have a podcast about it. We talk about beer too.

ridebikesradio.com – The podcast

Podcast Stuff

Links are above, but that will probably be changing in 2020. By putting it here, it will be a constant reminder to me to do something about it. For now, here is a podcast that’s only me. I’m pretty proud of this one.

Photography Stuff

I still post pictures to the internet.


Flickr (but way less often)